John M. Samuels, MPH

Better Health Advisors
Founder & CEO

Upcoming Webinar:

Here’s To Good Health – And Where To Find It
When: Nov 17, 2021, 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Register in advance for this meeting:

Whether you’re facing a new diagnosis, managing a chronic illness, or selecting a health insurance plan, Better Health Advisors is here to provide you and your family with the highest level of personalized guidance and ongoing support. Let’s navigate the healthcare system together.

For over 20 years, John has served as a senior healthcare leader in New York City’s top hospitals including Northwell Health (formerly known as North Shore LIJ) and Mount Sinai Beth Israel. Responsible for the operation of 16 emergency departments and a rapidly expanding network of urgent care centers, he sat at the helm of a system that touched nearly 800,000 lives per year.

John’s tenure in healthcare is marked by a ceaseless effort to improve patient care and satisfaction. This includes implementing staff training programs, managing surges to emergency rooms, reducing the time it takes to see a doctor, creating Alzheimer’s programs and many more innovations.


Noah L. Pusey

President & CEO of Ripple

Topic: Is Your Employee Appraisal Process Ready for A Remote Working Environment?

The Annual Review Can Negatively Impact Culture and Productivity
Ripple’s platform:

  • Gathers accurate, timely, actionable and anonymous feedback
  • Analyzes 5 core personality traits across each employee
  • Increases employee engagement and self-awareness
  • Raises levels of retention
  • Creates greater productivity and more positivity
  • Influences the ever-growing Millennial/Gen Z workforce
  • Accumulates Work From Home feedback (during COVID and beyond)

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Anu Susan Thomas

Associate Ballard Spahr

Topic: Building Blocks for a Successful Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) program
May 20, 2021 11:50 AM

Please join us during our webinar to learn about creating a successful Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) program for your business. Anu Susan Thomas, an associate with the law firm Ballard Spahr LLP and part of the Labor and Employment Group, will be presenting this session for us.

She will guide members on strategies and best practices for building a successful Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) program that can be tailored for your business needs. An effective DEI program can help any organization connect with communities, expand its customer base, attract top talent, and drive innovation.  Register to find out more.